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By Ted Cruz
Israel saves its enemies; Hamas endangers its friends
Topic - Andrew Selee
President Obama's postelection trip to Southeast Asia presages a greater second-term focus on that region, but some foreign-policy analysts say that shouldn't distract from the need to build better alliances with U.S. neighbors, which could be key to restoring the nation's sluggish economy.
"One of our greatest paths to making the U.S. economy more dynamic is to tie it much more closely to the Mexican and Canadian economies in terms of innovation and manufacturing," Mr. Selee said. "This will make the U.S. much more competitive globally."
Mr. Selee said the incoming Mexican president is poised to "allow for private investment in deep-water oil exploration and shale gas exploration and in secondary petrochemicals and refining."